Wayne Rooney narrative: Record England goalscorer dreaded drinking might have prompted passing


The Derby County supervisor and record goalscorer for both Manchester United and England was addressing BBC Breakfast’s Sally Nugent before the arrival of another narrative with regards to his life.

He uncovered the haziest spots that liquor and emotional well-being issues have taken him to, and when asked what his greatest dread was in those minutes, he answered: Probably passing.

Talking about the missteps he had made, the 36-year-old added: “That might have been young ladies, it might have been drink-driving, which I’ve done, it might have been killing somebody – you could commit suicide – and that is an awful spot to be.

  • I realized I wanted assistance, to save myself yet additionally to save my family.
  • Rooney likewise uncovered that he believed he needed to maintain a considerable lot of his concerns mystery as a player.
  • Ten, 15 years prior, I was unable to go into a changing area and say ‘I’m battling with liquor, I’m battling psychological wellness astute’. I was unable.

Rooney’ is delivered on Amazon Prime Video on Friday and covers Rooney’s life from adolescence until the beginning of his administration vocation at Derby.

Here, BBC Sport selects seven other key ideas from the narrative.

We used to go up to Southport and battle a great deal, he says at a certain point, adding: I’ve returned with my eye all sewed up. I was around 12.

Rooney additionally depicts going to shows as a youthful youngster and engaging in a difficult situation subsequently.

I recall that I got my jaw snapped in Manchester. I was around 13.

In one scene, Rooney depicts a humiliating episode while he was with Everton’s institute.

There was one day I was going across the street with a jug of juice. My mentor Colin Harvey, he halted to allow me to get over. Following day, he pulled me in preparing and said, ‘tune in, you have the greatest ability I’ve at any point seen for anybody your age – don’t squander it’.